University of Alabama Health System
Pituitary Disorders Multispecialty Faculty
Kristen O. Riley, M.D.
Bart Guthrie, M.D.
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
James Markert, M.D.,
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
Elizabeth Ennis, M.D.
T. Brooks Vaughan, M.D.
Neuro Services at UAB encompass the combined efforts of the Division of Neurosurgery and the Department of Neurology, which was ranked highly in U.S. News & World Report's review of "America's Best Hospitals." Care is provided through 14 distinct services that offer specialized evaluations and treatments. These services include stroke, epilepsy, computer-assisted neurosurgery, vascular neurosurgery, movement and spinal disorders, neuroimmunology, nuclear imaging, and more. Each service also focuses on research into the causes and new treatments for neurological problems.
The UAB Health System is an innovative network of care that spans the state of Alabama and provides a complete continuum of care for patients from all over the world. Based at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), the Health System includes a comprehensive medical center and community clinics. It is known internationally for its medical education, physicians and facilities ranked among the best in America, groundbreaking research, strong specialty programs, and a commitment to compassionate, personal care for each patient.
The hub of the UAB Health System, the 900-bed UAB Hospital is Alabama's major tertiary care center. Praised in the book The Best in Medicine and national periodicals, UAB Hospital is the teaching hospital for the University of Alabama School of Medicine. For UAB Neuro Services, the hospital houses a state-of-the-art 60-bed neurology/neurosurgery nursing unit, a 21-bed neuro-intensive care unit, a neuroimaging unit, and a seven-bed seizure monitoring unit.
The Kirklin Clinic at UAB brings nearly every aspect of UAB adult outpatient care under one roof. The innovative clinic includes advanced diagnostic and treatment facilities and space for approximately 660 physicians in 35 medical specialties. It is connected by skybridge to UAB Hospital. The combined neurology and neurosurgery clinics at The Kirklin Clinic provide outpatient services for UAB Neuro Services.
1802 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35249
General Information: (205) 934-4011
Patient Information: (205) 934-4322
Appointments: (205) 934-9999
We are located on the 4th floor of the Kirklin Clinic. Our office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please call (205) 996-3636 or 1-800-333-6543 to schedule an appointment.
The Kirklin Clinic
2000 6th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233